Matt Stajan

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Matt Stajan
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Born (1983-12-19) December 19, 1983 (age 35)
Mississauga, ON
Height 6 ft 1 in (185 cm)
Weight 200 lb (91 kg; 14 st 4 lb)
Position Centre
Shoots Left
NHL team
Former teams
Calgary Flames
Toronto Maple Leafs
National team  Canada
NHL Draft 57th overall, 2002
Toronto Maple Leafs
Playing career 2004–present

Matthew Stajan (born December 19, 1983) is a Canadian professional ice hockey centre. He currently plays for the Calgary Flames of the National Hockey League (NHL). He has also played for the Toronto Maple Leafs.

Before playing in the NHL, Stajan played 3 seasons with the Belleville Bulls of the Ontario Hockey League (OHL). He was drafted with the 57th overall pick by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 2002 NHL Entry Draft. On January 31, 2010, the Maple Leafs traded Stajan along with Niklas Hagman, Ian White and Jamal Mayers in exchange for Dion Phaneuf, Fredrik Sjöström and Keith Aulie.[1]

He is married to his wife Katie and they live in Calgary.[2] Their first child named Emerson, died on March 3, 2014 shortly after birth.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Maple Leafs nab Phaneuf, Giguere". NHL. Retrieved 2011-06-22.
  2. "Stajan, Flames face a double rebuild". Sportsnet. Retrieved 2014-03-23.
  3. "Calgary Flames' Matt Stajan returns shaken but ready". Calgary Sun. Retrieved 2014-03-23.

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